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Tigers maul man to death in Copenhagen zoo
AFP - ^ | 11 July 2012

Posted on 07/11/2012 11:24:15 AM PDT by george76

A man was mauled to death by three tigers after breaking into their enclosure at a zoo in Copenhagen, police and staff at the zoo said on Wednesday.

The victim, a 20-year-old Afghan who was given Danish nationality last month, was found lying on the floor ...

"He was attacked by the three tigers...

Police said they do not know why the man broke into the enclosure

(Excerpt) Read more at france24.com ...


TOPICS: Outdoors; Pets/Animals; Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: afghan; copenhagen; darwinaward; darwinawardwinner; kitty; kittyping; tigers; zoo

1 posted on 07/11/2012 11:24:29 AM PDT by george76
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To: george76

Never bring meat to a tiger fight.


2 posted on 07/11/2012 11:27:08 AM PDT by Bloody Sam Roberts (My dog, yes. My wife, maybe. My gun....NEVER!)
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To: george76

Suicide by tiger. Yikes.


3 posted on 07/11/2012 11:27:23 AM PDT by ZX12R (FUBO GTFO 2012 !)
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To: george76

I’m gonna go out on a limb here and say that breaking into a place filled with tigers is a bad idea.

Hope I’m not overreaching.


4 posted on 07/11/2012 11:27:39 AM PDT by F15Eagle (1 John 5:4-5, 4:15, 5:13; John 3:17-18, 6:69, 11:25, 14:6, 20:31; Rom10:8-11; 1 Tim 2:5; Titus 3:4-5)
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To: george76

This is what happens when you give up your place at the top of the food chain.


5 posted on 07/11/2012 11:28:00 AM PDT by dfwgator (FUJR (not you, Jim))
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To: F15Eagle
I’m gonna go out on a limb here and say that breaking into a place filled with tigers is a bad idea.

I think that is a fair assumption.
6 posted on 07/11/2012 11:29:37 AM PDT by ZX12R (FUBO GTFO 2012 !)
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To: ZX12R

That is what is appears to be, or maybe he just wanted to pet them.

Or, he was on bath salts. That seems to be the explanation of bizarre behaviour these days.


7 posted on 07/11/2012 11:31:24 AM PDT by HerrBlucher ("The cross opens its arms to the four winds; it is a signpost for free travelers." GK Chesterton)
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To: dfwgator
This is what happens when you give up your place at the top of the food chain.

At the very top of every food chain, Chuck Norris stands alone.
8 posted on 07/11/2012 11:32:39 AM PDT by ZX12R (FUBO GTFO 2012 !)
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To: HerrBlucher

Couldn’t be bath salts...he wasn’t nude in Florida.


9 posted on 07/11/2012 11:33:47 AM PDT by EEGator
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To: george76

Tigers know bad guys from the good.


10 posted on 07/11/2012 11:34:06 AM PDT by 353FMG
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To: HerrBlucher
Or, he was on bath salts. That seems to be the explanation of bizarre behaviour these days.

Eating the tiger's faces off didn't go as planned, eh?
11 posted on 07/11/2012 11:34:28 AM PDT by ZX12R (FUBO GTFO 2012 !)
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To: george76

Suicide by tigers.


12 posted on 07/11/2012 11:34:30 AM PDT by AU72
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To: george76

Sugar-Frosted Afghanis: They’re GRRRRRRRRRATE!


13 posted on 07/11/2012 11:39:41 AM PDT by null and void (Day 1267 of our ObamaVacation from reality - Heroes aren't made Frank, they're cornered...)
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To: Bloody Sam Roberts
Never bring meat to a tiger fight.

You win. Post of the day. No other challengers need apply.

Probably post of the week as well. I'll let you know on Friday.

14 posted on 07/11/2012 11:40:45 AM PDT by thackney (life is fragile, handle with prayer)
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To: null and void

He should take that act to VEGAS!


15 posted on 07/11/2012 11:42:03 AM PDT by Mich Patriot (Today if you invent a better mousetrap, the government comes along with a better mouse. RReagan)
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To: thackney
"Thank ya ver' much."


16 posted on 07/11/2012 11:56:32 AM PDT by Bloody Sam Roberts (My dog, yes. My wife, maybe. My gun....NEVER!)
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To: george76

Poor guy was probably mentally ill. Comes from all that Muslim inbreeding.


17 posted on 07/11/2012 12:01:00 PM PDT by cartan
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To: george76
In an independent taste test, tigers prefer Muslims over Buddhists 6 to 1.


18 posted on 07/11/2012 12:29:20 PM PDT by USMCPOP (Father of LCpl. Karl Linn, KIA 1/26/2005 Al Haqlaniyah, Iraq)
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To: george76

Send wildlife back to the wild. We have enough wildlife on the freeways for entertainment.


19 posted on 07/11/2012 12:30:01 PM PDT by arrdon (Never underestimate the stupidity of the American voter.)
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To: george76
And this one is just too cute.


20 posted on 07/11/2012 12:32:10 PM PDT by USMCPOP (Father of LCpl. Karl Linn, KIA 1/26/2005 Al Haqlaniyah, Iraq)
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To: Bloody Sam Roberts

Here kitty, kitty...


21 posted on 07/11/2012 12:34:32 PM PDT by gov_bean_ counter ( A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over...)
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To: arrdon
Send wildlife back to the wild.

NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOooooooooooo! Why can't we just keep feeding them afghans?
22 posted on 07/11/2012 12:36:24 PM PDT by ZX12R (FUBO GTFO 2012 !)
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To: george76

Darwin Award winner!


23 posted on 07/11/2012 12:38:48 PM PDT by Night Hides Not (My dream ticket for 2012 is John Galt & Dagny Taggart!)
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To: ZX12R
After a careful, thoughtful review of the stated opinion, weighing all sides, pro and con with a negative 1% to the pro, I concur. Enclosures containing any/and all species of ' feline 'tigris tigris''(tiger) should be avoided.
24 posted on 07/11/2012 12:46:39 PM PDT by jmacusa (Political correctness is cultural Marxism. I'm not a Marxist.)
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To: george76

One could say that the “Tiger put him in it’s tank”!!!!


25 posted on 07/11/2012 12:53:32 PM PDT by ontap
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To: george76

WE CAN HAS AFGAN FUD?

26 posted on 07/11/2012 1:10:47 PM PDT by RichInOC (No! BAD Rich! (What'd I say?)...R.I.P.)
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To: george76
It's a muslim thing.
(Maybe he thought the tigers were "infidels"?)
27 posted on 07/11/2012 1:33:37 PM PDT by StormEye
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To: USMCPOP

Looks like Buddhist Monk was that guy’s second occupation, after retiring from the Yakuza!


28 posted on 07/11/2012 2:51:30 PM PDT by Boogieman
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